A Medieval Byzantine Garnet and Gold Men’s Signet Ring
Byzantine Empire, circa 5th – 8th centuries (400s – 700s AD)
This one-of-a-kind ancient gold stirrup-shaped ring is bezel-set with an oval flat top cabochon cut garnet
surrounded by a row of small gold beads flanked by two larger gold beads.
Weight 5.72 grams
Ring size 9.25